Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

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H5N1 Influenza Laboratory Surveillance Form (pdf)


NEW Test: Porcine Circovirus (PCV2) Antibody ELISA (SVE-1065)

Devastating diseases threaten Kansas pets and livestock. This K-State lab keeps watch.KSVDL panel

Every day, the staff at Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in K-State's College of Veterinary Medicine process hundreds of tests that protect family pets and livestock herds alike from disease.

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Bovine Neonatal Diarrhea

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Research Collaboration

Our Molecular R&D, Next Generation Sequencing, Virology and Serology sections not only perform service-oriented tests, but they are also heavily involved in research with outside collaborators on a wide-range of topics. Please feel free to contact the sections heads for more information.

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AAVLD NAHLN approval certificate 2024




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Rabies Laboratory

Our Rabies Laboratory is one of the highest-volume rabies serology centers in the world, providing both animal and human testing services and handling over 80,000 samples each year. The lab has extensive experience in measuring rabies antibodies by the fluorescent antibody virus neutralization (FAVN) test, rapid fluorescent focus inhibition test (RFFIT) and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA).

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Diagnostic and consultative services

The Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory develops and delivers accurate, innovative and timely diagnostic and consultative services to the veterinary and animal health community in Kansas and the nation.